White Castle Announces 158 Craver Nation Sweepstakes Winners

Grand prizewinner receives Sliders for life

Aug 24, 2012, 16:25 ET from White Castle System, Inc.

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Craver Nation's grand prizewinner is William Seaquist of Staten Island, NY. Seaquist is receiving Sliders for life at his favorite Castle, located at 2221 Hylan Blvd. in Staten Island. A White Castle representative is awarding Seaquist his White Castle for life at 10 a.m. August 28.

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Judy Handley of Powell, Ohio is the first place winner. She receives a 50-inch LG 3-D TV with a Blu-ray player and a Bose T-20 Home Theatre system. Craver Nation is White Castle's new loyalty program that launched in May. United by the common craving for White Castle and commitment to the Original Slider, Craver Nation members are crowned citizens upon registration. All new citizens were automatically entered into the sweepstakes during the first month of Craver Nation.

Additional prizes include 31 daily winners of an iPad 2 featuring the White Castle online order app, 25 swag bags of White Castle merchandise worth $50 and 100 new members received a $10 White Castle gift card.

"Our legion of loyal followers have embraced Craver Nation and the digital challenges to receive prizes," said Jamie Richardson, vice president of White Castle. "We want to give our Cravers the chance to win White Castle products and other merchandise that fits their active lifestyles."

In less than four months, Craver Nation gained more than 115,000 new citizens who conquer daily challenges at www.cravernation.whitecastle.com. Through August 31, new Craver Nation members receive a coupon for two free Sliders or $1 off frozen product when they register to become a citizen.

About White Castle

White Castle is a family-owned business based in Columbus, Ohio that owns and operates more than 400 restaurants in 12 states. The company was founded in Wichita, Kansas in 1921 and is America's first fast-food hamburger chain. All White Castle Sliders are made from 100-percent USDA approved beef. White Castle's new loyalty program, Craver Nation launched in May. For more information on White Castle and Craver Nation, visit www.whitecastle.com and cravernation.whitecastle.com.

SOURCE White Castle System, Inc.